Re: Packages still using old-style debconf
* Christian Perrier
| I begin to consider that package maintainers which didn't yet switch
| to po-debconf are either maintainers who don't really care about their
| packages, MIA maintainers or maintainers who don't really care about
Or they don't want to break their packages because of gettext having a
: tfheen@yiwaz ..gian/norwegian-2.0/debian > debconf-updatepo -v
PO directory is po
Building the templates.pot...
xgettext: Non-ASCII string at ../wnorwegian.templates.in:5.
Please specify the source encoding through --from-code.
Removing generated header (.h) files...done
WARNING: It seems that none of the files in POTFILES.in contain marked strings
: tfheen@yiwaz ..gian/norwegian-2.0/debian > cat wnorwegian.templates.in
_Choices: nynorsk, bokmål
_Description: Which variant?
As you might know, Norwegian has two different written forms bokmål and
nynorsk. Which one do you want to use?
: tfheen@yiwaz ..gian/norwegian-2.0/debian >
I'm _not_ going to change my description and choices to ASCII; they
are Latin1 and can surely be recoded to UTF8 or something if that'll
help, but I'm not going to transcode them.
Of course, if I happen to be mistanken, I'd love to be corrected, and
as usual: patches accepted. :)
Tollef Fog Heen ,''`.
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are : :' :